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Sep 28, 2012 7:00am EDT
detroit where authorities will dig in search of human remains. nbc's john yang is there for us. john, good morning. >> reporter: the path for the search for jimmy hoffa has been a long and twisted one, and today it does come here to this driveway in suburban detroit. they are going to take soil samples today to see if the answer to the mystery lies here. more than 37 years after jimmy hoffa vanished without a trace the trail has led to this suburban home. an informant claims he saw a body buried her around the time hoffa went missing. he told dan muldea, the author of "the off anwar sadats." >> very convinced hoffa is buried at this particular location. >> we believe the witness saw something and it was credible enough that we have to continue the investigation at this point. >> reporter: using ground-penetrating radar, authorities found signs of something about two feet under the driveway. today they will take a soil sample to look for evidence of human remains. hoffa was last seen outside a detroit-area restaurant in 1975, apparently lured by two mob figures. since then the search
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Sep 28, 2012 7:00am PDT
remains. hoffa was last seen outside a detroit restaurant in 1975, apparently lured by two mob figures. since then, the search has taken investigators to northern michigan, to giants stadium in new jersey, and to a farm outside detroit where in 2006 the fbi raised a 3,000 foot barn and dug under it. once the leader of the teamsters, the nash's largest union, his connection with organized crime kept him in hot water. >> i believe the stories that hoffa was in a power struggle. i believe hoffa was killed by organized crime figures. >> reporter: that possibility could explain the informant's long silence. >> i mean, he is terrified. i could hear his voice tremble yesterday when i talked to him. >> reporter: could this be where the search for hoffa ends? >> we are investigating it as a cold case homicide. that's been our focus since the beginning. if it somehow happens to be mr. hoffa, great, it will end a major mystery. >> reporter: police say the work here will take about two hours. they're going to take that core soil sample, send it to a forensic anthropologist at michigan stat
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Sep 7, 2012 7:00am EDT
rick of strong storms from st the way from detroit down to little rock, as far east as columbus, could be possible hail, tornadoes could be isolated as well. we're looking at 1 to 3 inches of rain. tomorrow sunny and hot in the western part of the country from the plains all the way down to texas it's going to be sunny and warm. as we move on into sunday, look for late-day showers in new england. some clouds and possibly showers in the pacific northwest the rest of the country looking warm and dry. that's what's going on around the u.s. here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> veronica johnson here. we could see the possibility of storms here tomorrow, down to richmond and up in philadelphia. but for today it's going to be quiet and dry where it's 72 degrees right now. we've got a lot of sunshine across the area. today's high 91 degrees. feeling a little bit of heat today. 88 for saturday. talking about late afternoon and evening storms through the evening. there's a 70% chance probably starting at about >> of course the first time we get to say this. it's sunday night foo
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Sep 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
upper mississippi river valley, including chicago, on into detroit and indianapolis. beautiful in the pacific northwest. sunny and hot in texas on into >> good morning. another warm and humid start. some storms could drop locally heavy amounts of rain. >>> i'm thinking of convening a panel right now. a little construction off the plaza. >> look out below. >> yikes. >> mr. roker, thank you. when we come back we'll talk to the author of the new "vanity fair" article about tom cruise and the church of scientology's effort to audition a wife for him. that's the article. back after this. og#wvs#q'ppu;v? ♪ nope. [ female announcer ] charmin ultra soft is so soft you'll have to remind your family they can use less. charmin ultra soft is made with extra cushions that are soft and more absorbent. plus you can use four times less versus the leading value brand. don't worry, there's plenty left for you dad. we all go. why not enjoy the go with charmin ultra soft? they're whole grain good... and yummy good. real fruit pieces. 12 grams of whole grains and a creamy yogurt flavored coating. quaker
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Sep 27, 2012 9:00am EDT
1975 as police sample soil in suburban detroit. investigators are following up on a tip someone who claimed he saw a man who may have been hoffa being buried in that spot 35 years ago. >> we believe he's credible enough he believes what he saw that something took place that day out of the ordinary. we do not believe it's jimmy hoffa. we are not making that assumption. the time line doesn't exactly add up to be mr. hoffa. but we do believe that he may have seen a body being interred. and as a result of that, we did the ground-penetrating radar that showed an anomaly. >> hoffa was last seen outside a restaurant in suburban detroit. his body has never been found. >>> an army brigadier general has been charged with several counts of sexual misconduct including forcible sex on his female subordinate. he's been based in ft. bragg since he was relieved of his command in afghanistan last may. the army will decide whether or not he faces court martial. >>> there may be yet another reason to enjoy a little chocolate in your diet. scientists in canada tested one component in chocolate to see i
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Sep 28, 2012 9:00am EDT
jimmy hoffa who disappeared in 1975. investigators will dig beneath a driveway in suburban detroit. that's where a tipster claims he saw a body that might have been hoffa's being buried 37 years ago. >>> a bizarre and shocking end for a rising actor in los angeles. police say former "sons of anarchy" actor johnny lewis beat his 81-year-old landlady to death, attacked and bit two other men nearby and then fell or jumped to his own death from the roof. officials say he also savagely killed his landlady's cat in a strange rampage. lewis had been arrested three times this year, and a probation report from back in may shows that police feared the 28-year-old suffered some serious chemical dependency or mental health problems. >>> nasa's curiosity rover is beaming back new clues about the red planet's ancient and watery past. these images suggest that a waist-deep stream once rushed through this very spot on mars. most convincing proof of water on mars to date. scientists say the rounded pebbles likely shaped by fast-moving water are truly an exciting find. >>> a new analysis of beer dri
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Sep 5, 2012 9:00am EDT
older you get, the fewer syllables you need paragraph as far east as detroit, south of st. louis, super cell thunderstorms, hail and damaging winds. you can see they are already firing up from rhinelander, wisconsin all the way down to st. louis. rainfall one to three, as much as four inches of rain from rochester, minnesota, all way to te >> good morning. another warm and humid start. some storms could drop locally heavy amounts of rain. >>> and that's your latest weather. tamron. >> al, thank you. now to this morning's edition of "today's" professionals. here to weigh in star jones, donny deutsch and dr. nancy snyderman. good morning. >> i have my eyes closed. >> so rude. you leave it to her to dispose of it. >> like a man. >> moving on, like a woman, a strong woman, michelle obama's speech last night. i've read some of the reaction not just from democrats, not from liberals, republicans. michael steele said, quote, it was a hell of a speech. what do you say, star. >> i say 100%. my favorite line, women are more than capable of making decisions about their bodies and their heal
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Sep 27, 2012 7:00am EDT
driveway in suburban detroit. investigators are following up on a tip from someone who claims he saw a man who may have been hoffa being buried in that spot some 37 years ago. >> we believe he's credible enough that he believes what he saw. that something took place that day out of the ordinary. we do not believe it's jimmy hoffa. we are not making that assumption. the time line doesn't exactly add up. to be mr. hoffa. but we do believe that he may have seen a body being interred. and as a result of that, we did the ground-penetrating radar that showed an anomaly. >> he was last seen outside a restaurant in suburban detroit, his body has never been found. >>> trouble in the skies as fliers restrain an aggressive and unruly passenger. tom costello covers aviation for us. good morning. >> this happened on united flight 473 from chicago to orange county, california, last night. about an hour into the four-hour flight, a passenger began harassing other passengers and had to be held down by passengers. >> please help me! they're hurting me! i can't breathe. >> this is cell phone video shot
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Sep 16, 2012 6:00am PDT
detroit team colors while patrolling stands and parking lot and enforce the nfl's zero tolerance policy kicking out anyone causing trouble. people kicked out will have to complete a four-hour online class on conduct before being allowed back into an nfl game. >>> coming up at 7:00, a new option for getting around san francisco that will take you out on the bay. we'll have that at 7:00. >>> for nbc news this is "weekend today." ". >> i'm maria shriver. >> welcome to the first edition of "sunday today. ". >> this morning we celebrate a milestone, 25 years of bringing you the stories that matter from trips around the world. >> once again we're on the road this morning in jerusalem. >> and freedom fighters becoming icons -- >> a salute from mr. nelson mandela. >> to the trial of the century -- >> what was the first thought that went through your mind when you heard the not guilty verdict? >> as well as the international cu custody dispute. >> the 6-year-old brought out of the home. >> there's been indescribable human tragedy. >> we have been reporting on the horror of the new orleans conven
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00am PDT
detroit all the way to san antonio. lot of rain with this system. anywhere from 3 to 4 inches of rain from san antonio up to springfield, missouri. we have big changes as far as the temperatures are concerned. we'll look that tha in a bit. in the 80s with sunshine. 80s along the southeastern atlantic coast. beautiful day in the northeast. we >>> good morning to you. i want to start with this live picture of sunol where we do have some clouds. they're actually clearing so quickly, you can see them moving with the naked eye. temperatures are going to be just about as hot as they were yesterday. 79 in redwood city, 80 in los gatos. 75 for fremont and 89 degrees in concord. not quite as hot. we're going to ramp them right back up as we head through your saturday and then cooler, cloudier weather as we head into next week. >>> all right. that's your >>> that's your latest weather. >>> al, thanks. if you're planning a trip to new york city, get ready to say goodbye to your big gulp. new york is the first to limit the sale of large sugary drinks. being praised by some but criticized by other
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Sep 27, 2012 7:00am EDT
tip on jimmy hoffa to a driveway near detroit. a man told police he believes he saw the long time teamsters boss being buried there 35 years ago. investigators will take soil samples tomorrow. hoffa was last seen july 30, 1975 outside a suburban detroit restaurant. he was on his way to a meeting with another teamster official and mobster boss. there was speculation he was buried under the old giants stadium in new jersey or thrown into a florida swamp. >> tough decision when should older drivers stop driving. a new study say doctors can play a significant role. researchers found when doctors tell patients they may not be fit to drive or when they tell the dmv there's a drop in serious crash injuries. most of the patients in the study were more than 60 years old. it's unclear if those patients drove less or just more carefully. in the u.s. it's estimated 600,000 older drivers hand over their keys every year. >>> a group in switzerland plans to unveil a portrait today claiming it is an earlier version of the mona lisa painted by leonardo da vinci. "isleworth mona lisa," similar to t
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00am EDT
causing showers from detroit all the way down to san antonio. a lot of rain with this system. anywhere from three to four inches of rain from san antonio up to springfield, missouri. we have big changes as far as the temperature is concerned. we'll look at that in a bit. look at the temperatures in the pacific northwest, 80s with sunshine. a beautiful day here in the northeast. we have toasty weather in southern california as well. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> good morning, i'm tom kierein. another chilly morning on this friday morning. under partly cloudy skies. more humid. temperatures low to mid-50s in most of the ea. reagan national 64, patchy fog. later around 80. a slight chance of a sprinkle tonight. a gorgeous weekend. saturday and sunday, lots of sun. afternoon highs near 80. might get rain monday afternoon into latest weather. >> all right, al, thanks. >>> planning a trip to new york city get ready to say good-bye to your bill gulp. new york become the first in the u.s. to limit the sale of large surgeriy dri
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Sep 7, 2012 7:00am PDT
check of the weather from al roker. >> thanks very much. a rick of strong storms from detroit down to little rock as far east as columbus. could be possible hail, tornadoes in this could be isolated as well. looking at anywhere from one to three inches of rain for that region. now for tomorrow look for afternoon storms along the eastern seaboard, into the mid-atlantic states, sunny and hot in the western part of the country from the plains all the way down to texas, sunny and warm. then as we move into sunday, look for late day showers in new england some clouds, possibly showers in the pacific northwest. the rest of the country looking >> west coast looking spectacular. we're done with the humidity from yesterday, the thunderstorms have exited the area. and we are left with all of these 70s around the bay. 73 degrees in fremont, really nice along the east shore, 75 in oakland, and even in san francisco where it's clear right now, 67 degrees in the heat of the day. we're going to drop off when it comes to inland temperatures in particular, as we head through the weekend, down to a
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Sep 6, 2012 7:00am EDT
-done, 50 cities. >> yes, i did. >> our today's pick city, detroit, michigan, partly sunny, 82 degrees. it's going to be a nice day today. we have remnants of isaac down in the gulf. another front coming in from the plains. so we're looking at a risk of strong storms in the mid plains. going to be hot given in texas today. dangerous rip currents due to hurricane leslie out in the atlantic, stretching from the florida coast to the mid-atlantic. and look for more showers >> good morning.he northernin the temperature will be way above average for this time of year. a mixture of sun and clouds. >> and that's your latest weather. matt? >> al, thanks. we have the associate dean for student affairs for oklahoma university. who you guys playing this weekend? oh, are you going to have a long trip home. let's get a check of the weather from -- osh, no, we just did that. when we come back, we'll meet the lady who designed michelle obama's dress she wore at the convention. that's tracy reese. she's inside our studio. and also we're going to take a look at savannah's interview with eva long
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Sep 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> you were lucky enough to attend cranbrook in suburban detroit. as of this year the cost of a full ride year's tuition is $38,900. do you think we owe as a nation every pupil in america the equivalent of a $38,900 education every year? >> well, i don't know that a dollar number always equates to how effective the teacher is. i was delighted to have a terrific education at what was a private institution. that's not going to be available for the entire nation, but i know that there are teachers in the public system that are every bit as good as those in the private system. i don't know that i place a dollar figure upon it because in fact as i look at my own experience in my state of massachusetts, dollar spending per pupil wasn't a very good determining of how well the student would do. i remember at one point i looked at all the school districts in massachusetts. we have 351 cities and towns, and i plotted spending per student against the achievement of the average student in each district, and there was no relationship at all interestingly, and as a matter of fact the district that
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Sep 22, 2012 7:00am EDT
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Sep 6, 2012 7:00am PDT
what we've got going on. we'll show you for today, our pick city, detroit, michigan. local, warm, partly sunny, 82 degrees, a nice day today. we've got remnants of isaac down in the gulf. we've got wet weather making its way through the mid-atlantic states park of a front pushing through there. another front from the plains. we're looking at a risk of some strong storms in the mid plains. hot again in texas, dangerous rip currents due to hurricane leslie out in the atlantic stretching from the florida coast all the way up into the mid-atlantic. those rip currents and heavy surf advisories will move up into the northeast later on this week. and look for some more showers hanging around the northern plains. that's >>> 8:06 now on a thursday morning. getting some phenomenal live pictures into our newsroom. this is actually from san brew know looking down over the bay. we have got gray skies and showers coming down. yes, showers in september! as you can see right now, most of the activity is racing into the east bay. we got some showers coming down over discovery bay. all of this act
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Sep 7, 2012 9:00am EDT
inches from little rock all the way to detroit. how is she doing? >> the people scared her. >> what do you mean the people scared her? you scared her. >> you all right, sweetie? it's okay. >> getting close. all right. th >> good morning. we're expecting a lot of sunshine. it will be another warm day. >> okay. i think everything is all right. savannah. >> all right, al. thank you. now exciting news for beauty editor bobby brown. she just announced a new partnership with katie holmes to become the first celebrity face of bobby's makeup brand. good morning to you. >> good morning. >> you caught kind of a big fish here, this is exciting. >> how did this come about? >> went out with mutual friends, a tea together. we clicked, from the midwest. working moms. she's an actress, i'm not. we had a great time together. we talked about life and main things. we started talking about her fashion show. i told her i'd love to do the makeup. we collaborated there. organically it was like oh my god, would you consider, she said yes. >> this company, so successful, been around 21 years. >> 21 years. >
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Sep 14, 2012 7:00am EDT
that's going to be causing showers from detroit all the way down to san antonio. a lot of rain with this system, anywhere from 3 to 4 inches of rain from san antonio up to springfield, missouri, and we've got big changes as far as the temperatures are concerned. we'll look at that in just a little bit. a look at those temperatures in the pacific northwest. 80s with sunshine and beautiful day here in the northeast and toasty weather in southern california today as well. that's what's >> good morning, everyone. it's another beautiful start for us. the clouds will be picking up this afternoon and this evening a 30% chance of a rain shower but dry during the >>> all right. that's your latest weather. >> all right, al, thanks. >>> planning a trip to new york city get ready to say good-bye to your bill gulp. new york become the first in the u.s. to limit the sale of large surgeriy drinks, a move being praised by some and criticized by others. nbc's craig melvin has the latest on this story. craig, good morning to you. >> reporter: savannah, good morning to you. barring some sort of last-ditch
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Sep 5, 2012 7:00am EDT
river valley, including chicago on into detroit. and indianapolis, beautiful in the pacific northwest. sunny and hot from texas non to the southwest. that's what's going on around the country, here's what's happening in your neck of the woods. >> veronica johnson here keeping an eye on the radar. we have showers already showing pup. take a look at them. light shower around frederick, maryland and approaching shower around leesburg and that's headed towards restin and chantilly. cloud cover across the area, just a few peeks and pokes of sunshine. we're at 79 degrees right now. we'll see a high today like yesterday upper 80s, but some storms possible downpours later >>> i'm thinking of convening a panel right now. a little construction off the plaza. >> look out below. >> yikes. >> mr. roker, thank you. when we come back we'll talk to the author of the new "vanity fair" article about tom cruise and the church of scientology's effort to audition a wife for him. that's the article. back after this. og#wvs#q'ppu;v? ♪ nope. [ female announcer ] charmin ultra soft is so soft you'll have to
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Sep 5, 2012 7:00am PDT
weather in northern new england today. risk of strong storms in chicago and around detroit. beautiful in the pacific >>> we actually have a very slight risk of strong thunderstorms developing later on today. good morning. i'm meteorologist christina loren. right now we just have isolated cells mostly on the east end of the bay area. you can see, though, we are getting some pretty good rainfall all the way from san jose to milpitas. watch out for slick conditions as we have had these on-and-off showers for the past two hours. throughout the day we'll continue to see that trend. as we head throughout this afternoon, thunderstorms will become more likely as we accumulate that daytime heating. >>> i'm thinking of convening a panel right now. a little construction off the plaza. >> look out below. >> yikes. >> mr. roker, thank you. when we come back we'll talk to the author of the new "vanity fair" article about tom cruise and the church of scientology's effort to audition a wife for him. that's the article. back after this. og#wvs#q'ppu;v? ♪ nope. [ female announcer ] charmin
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Sep 7, 2012 7:00am EDT
. >> thanks very much. a rick of strong storms from detroit down to little rock as far east as columbus. could be possible hail, tornadoes in this could be isolated as well. looking at anywhere from one to three inches of rain for that region. now for tomorrow look for afternoon storms along the eastern seaboard, into the mid-atlantic states, sunny and hot in the western part of the country from the plains all the way down to texas, sunny and warm. then as we move into sunday, look for late day showers in new england some clouds, possibly showers in the pacific northwest. the rest of the country looking warm and >> good morning. we are waking up to mostly clear skies. it will be another one day. >> of course the first time we get to say this. it's sunday night football night in america. this is a good one. ben roethlisberger and the pittsburgh steelers coming to mile high stadium. peyton manning first regular season game as a bronco. the sports authority feels mile high, clear, mild, 75 to 79. they will be talking about this one on monday so you better watch sunday on sunday ni
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Sep 4, 2012 7:00am EDT
detroit, vice president biden was even more animated. >> you want to know whether we're better off, i got a little better off? i have a bumper sticker for you. osama bin laden is dead and gm is alive. >> reporter: the president using team to prepare for the presidential debate. something said did earn a retort as they sparred over their economic plans getting into a battle of sports metaphors. >> 23 million people out of work or underemployed. let me tell you, if you have a coach that's 0 and 23 million, you say it's time to get a new coach. >> he said he's going to be the coach that leads america to a winning season, and i've got one piece of advice for you about the romney/ryan game plan, ohio. punt it away. it won't work. >> reporter: other notable speakers an moments to look for tonight, first night of the convention, a tribute to ted kennedy, jimmy carter addresses delegates by video. both the president's sister and first lady's brother will be addressing the convention. matt. >> chuck todd, thank you very much. paul ryan is the vice presidential candidate on the republican ti
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Sep 27, 2012 4:00am EDT
race in the american league central the chicago white sox and detroit tigers entering wednesday's action. chicago hosting cleveland. top of the eighth inning, the indians, first homer the year to put cleveland up 6-4. that's the final score. detroit can take sole position of first place. after a solo shot in the fourth detroit comes back. two-run homer. makes it 4-3. later in the inning, austin jackson tie it up here. that's a solo home run. we go the eighth inning, looks like detroit, hits it and into an inning ending double play. and the go ahead run comes home. tigers win it 5-4. in the national league the cardinals trying to hang on for the second wild card spot. but the astros complicates those plans. houston breaks a ten game losing streak against the cards with a 2-0 win. former cy young award winner gagne has leveled serious accusations against his teammates. he claims 80% of his teammates on the l.a. dodgers were using performance-enhancing drugs. but he didn't name any names. in 2010 he publicly admitted to using human growth horse monies. he said it ruined hit health, t
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Sep 24, 2012 4:00am EDT
vernon slips the ball away. he goes 22 yards for a score, giving tennessee a two touchdown lead. detroit would score with 18 seconds left and final play of regulation, detroit back up quarterback plus up the hail mary, caught in the end zone by titus young, game tied at 41. overtime we go. kicked a field goal to take the lead. detroit gets a chance to tie it up. the lions come up short. titans win this one 44-41. nfl and officials union held talks sunday aimed at ending the walkout. sunday's game saw more mishaps. new england coach bill belichick grabbed an official. he want ad replay. an official threw his hat on the field causing kevin overtree to slip and fall in the end zone. >>> when we come back, honoring television's best. we'll have a wrap of the big winners at last night's emmy. t! so, when i shop -- i earn twice as much with double extrabucks rewards. that's two times the rewards! yeah, that's what double is. i know. i was agreeing with you. it's two times. act fast and sign up at cvs.com/doublebucks for double quarterly extrabucks rewards. don't miss getting double quarterly e
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Sep 7, 2012 4:00am EDT
president of the united states. >> as joe biden likes to break, bin laden is dead and detroit is alive. >> i've met workers in detroit and toledo who feared they'd never build another american car, and today they can't build them fast enough because we reinvented a dying auto industry that's back on top of the world. >> looking forward, the president favors keeping education and green energy programs, keeping medicare like it is, and he wants the rich to pay more for that. >> i never said this journey would be easy, and i won't promise that now. yes our path is harder, but it leads to a better place. yes, our road is longer, but we travel it together. we don't turn back. we leave no one behind. >> i've done well, he said, and i need to do more. i'm steve handelsman, nbc news at the dnc in charlotte. >>> well, elsewhere a 21-year-old charlotte man has been arrested by the secret service for allegedly posting threats to kill president obama on twitter. authorities say donte jamar sims was detained wednesday after posting messages including one on wednesday threatening to, quote, assassin
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Sep 26, 2012 4:00am EDT
fence. braves beat the marlins 4-3. atlanta clinches a playoff berth. detroit meets the white sox. a run to center-field, top of the fourth kansas city threatening with two runners on but cabrera makes the grab at third. sanchez on cruise control strikes out ten and goes the distance in a 2-0 shutout for detroit. when we come back late night campaigning, mitt romney's wife an talks to jay leno about having a mormon in the white house. so, when i shop -- i earn twice as much with double extrabucks rewards. that's two times the rewards! yeah, that's what double is. i know. i was agreeing with you. it's two times. act fast and sign up at cvs.com/doublebucks for double quarterly extrabucks rewards. don't miss getting double quarterly extrabucks rewards. i love 'em! >>> here's a look at the weather in some cities around the country. afternoon thunderstorms in washington, 83 degrees. atlanta 86. thunderstorms in st. louis 79 degrees. partly sunny in denver, 69. same deal in seattle at 72. >>> a soldier based at ft. hood, texas accused of shooting another when he tried to stop the victim's
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Sep 18, 2012 4:30am EDT
waiting a long time to see this game. detroit up one. a grounder to short. perfect double play ball or so it seemed. omar infante air mailed the toss to first. in came two and chicago grabbed the lead. white sox increase their lead in the central in three games, 5-4 lead. >>> in the a.l. east the orioles inched closer to the yankees. baltimore scored three in the first, four in the second. they're just a half game back after a big win in seattle. the orioles are duking it out with the yankees and the rays may be down for the count. alex kolb had a no hitter. jacoby ellsbury left the yard in a hurry. red sox win it 5-2. >>> that's your early look at sports on "early today." i'm fred roggin. >>> lady gaga takes floral arranging to a whole new level. your early morning entertainment headlines are straight ahead. >>> plus, meet a high school football phenom who's running right into the record books. you're watching "early today." >>> we are talking rain across the east coast, and with it comes some warm air. it's actually warm tropical air moving in from the gulf of mexico. that will al
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Sep 20, 2012 4:00am PDT
. central. detroit hosting oakland. and miguel cabrera making a run at the triple crown. leads the american league in batting average, runs batted in, and after that home run, just one behind josh hamilton for the league lead. no one has hit for the triple crown since carl yastrzemski in 1967. tigers won it 6-2. they're within two games of the white sox. >>> washington, d.c., nationals took the first of their double header with the dodgers. game two, the nats came back from a 6-0 deficit. scored six in the eighth to tie things up. but matt kemp kept the dodgers afloat. a solo homer in the ninth. dodgers win it 7-6. they're two back in the wild card. >>> finally to soccer. u.s. women's coach pia sundhage, her final game leading the red, white and blue. the ladies sent their coach out in style. 63rd minute. healthier mitts to alex morgan, header into the net. americans showing off on their gold medal victory tour, beat australia 6-2. quite the farewell for the coach sundhage. now she's going home to coach the swedish national team. >>> that's your early look at sports on "early today
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Sep 27, 2012 4:30am EDT
difference. detroit won it 5-4. >>> the white sox lost so the tigers are in soul possession. indians rally. >>> in the a.l. east, the yanks had no problem with the twins. the yankees are up 2-1. that's all cc sabathia needed. he struggled through september. looked like his old self yesterday. struck out ten over eight innings. yanks won it 8-2. >>> the orioles are hot on their tail. there were a pair of homers. every run baltimore scored came off a home run. they beat the jays 12-2. they remain a game and a half back. >>> finally, the referees ended their lockout. if fans want to see their favorite players they can go overseas. they can watch us. they channelled his inner reinaldo. the puck went up and he head it had into the goal. unfortunately, that only counts in soccer, but you can't blame the guy for trying. pablo used its head now let's hope they use theirs to end the lockout. >>> that's your early look at sports on "early today." i'm fred roggin. >>> march wardrobe whoas for england's prince william and his wife kate. your early morning headlines are straight ahead. >>> plus,
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Sep 7, 2012 4:00am PDT
. detroit building more cars. >> today they can't build them fast enough because we reinvented a dying auto industry that's back on top of this. >> reporter: and the middle class. >> i refuse to ask middle class families to give up their deductions for owning a home or raising their kids just to pay for another millionaire's tax cuts. >> reporter: the president called for a million new manufacturing jobs, cutting the growth of college tuition in half, and reducing the deficit by 4 trillion. >> i ask you tonight for your vote. >> reporter: if he gets another chance. today it's back on the campaign trail to new hampshire. new hampshire's one of the eight battleground states where mitt romney's rolling out 15 new ads today. the conventions are now over and as he says in that ad, the race is on. lynn? >> tracie pots in charlotte. thank you. >>> elsewhere, a 21-year-old charlotte man has been arrested by the secret service for allegedly posting threats to kill president obama on twitter. authorities say donte was detained after posting messages including one on monday threatening to, quote,
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Sep 27, 2012 4:00am PDT
now led to the driveway of a home near detroit. a tip from a dying man was credible enough for authorities to announce they're going to test soil samples from underneath the driveway, though they doubt any remains found would actually be from the former teamster's boss. >>> and if you thought google maps were a good way to get around town, well, check this out. users can now navigate their way under water. these pictures of coral reefs are displayed much like the street view feature. so it comes in handy when you want to go scuba diving. >>> and now here's an early look at how wall street's going to kick off the day. the dow closed at 13,413 after falling 44 points yesterday. the s&p lost 8. the nasdaq dropped 24. taking a look at overseas trading this morning, in tokyo nikkei gained 43, while in hong kong, the hang seng jumped 234. >>> well, mixed housing data and unrest in europe extended the s&p's losing streak on wednesday. the median price of new homes sold in august rose by a record amount. however, sales of new homes dipped slightly. that took a toll on homebuilders pult
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Sep 13, 2012 4:30am EDT
. detroit beat chicago 8-6. they're a game back. >>> don't look now but the phillies are back in the play off race. left for dead, the phils were major sellers at the trade deadline. now they're just three games out of the wild card spot. jimmy rollins with a 3-0 go ahead homer. >>> rangers have been in the hunt since the beginning. adrian beltre making a late push for mvp. 32nd homer. rangers win it 5-2. >>> forget tebowing. that's a thing of the past. it's called griffining. born on sunday when robert griffin iii was seen celebrating his first touchdown pass from the seat of his pants. now everybody is striking the pose. in the office, on the sidewalk, even in front of the white house. everyone is griffining. that's your early look at sports on "early today." i'm fred roggin. >>> griffining. >>> yet an even silly err jessica simpson controversy and a strong new entry for strange celebrity baby names. your early morning news headlines straight ahead. >>> plus when it comes to loyalty to the arkansas razor backs, this woman has proven she's all hog. you're watching "early today." >>> welc
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Sep 24, 2012 4:30am EDT
who called his win. plus, a detroit hail mary grab that pushes the lions and titans into overtime. >> did veronica call me a fruit loop? i missed that. your forecast will warm up. that's coming up. you're watching "early today." >>> good morning to you. if you're just waking up, this is "early today." in sports, overtime, upsets, and a shaky call shaped week three of the nfl season. here's nbc's fred roggin with an early look at all your sports headlines. >> in tennessee, the titans up 14, less than a minute to play. the lions scored, got the ball back with an onside kick and then this happened. shaun hill tossed up a prayer and it was answered. a 46-yard hail mary tied the game at the buzzer, but the lions couldn't seal the deal. the titans won it 44-41. saints have fallen from grace. the chiefs' jamaal charles ran all over from new orleans. kansas city rallied from 18 down and won in overtime 27-24. the saints are 0-3. jets and dolphins needed ot. nick folk for the win. it was blocked. wait a minute. miami called a time-out. rex ryan loving it. jets escape south beach 23-20 in o
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Sep 28, 2012 4:00am EDT
with detroit. sox tied with the rays in the ninth. tampa bay's evan longoria, the rays win it 3-2 after this solo shot. >>> tigers pitcher doug fister, strikes out an american league record nine straight batters on thursday. the win gives the tigers a two-game lead over the white sox in the central. take a look at this catch in the mets/pirates game. snyder climbs the fence to rob mike baxter of a home run. and the pitcher wins his 20th game of the season. the 37-year-old dickey had never won more than 11 games before this year. >>> when we come back, outlaws on auction. rare items from al capone and bonnie and clyde are included. could be working better. listen to this. with occasional irregularity, things your body doesn't use could be lingering in your system, causing discomfort. but activia has been shown in clinical studies to help with slow intestinal transit when consumed 3 times per day. 7 out of 10 doctors recommend activia. and the great taste is recommended by me! ♪ activia >>> here's a look at the weather. in some cities around the country, a chance of thunderstorms
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Sep 20, 2012 4:00am EDT
, detroit's cabrera is making a serious running at winning the league's triple crown. cabrera leading the league in batting and rbis and last night against oakland smacked his 41 homer of the season. puts him one behind leader josh hamilton. tigers win this one. white sox trying to stay ahead. they run into problems. kansas city wins 3-0. chicago's division league split two games. extra inning affair between seattle and baltimore. game tied at 11-in the 11th. adam jones gets a two-run homer. seattle trying to get something going in the bottom of the inning. saunders, thrown out trying to steal second base that end the game orioles win it 3-1. with that win the a's lost, baltimore moves ahead of oakland in the american league wild card. angels 3.5 games out. detroit five back. the rays even closer, st. louis hanging on to that last spot. houston, they get homered. on the way to a 5-0 win over the last place astros. the brewers and pirates both trying to make a run. first inning, leads off the game with a home run but brewers pitcher who had the big night. fifth inning, hits an rbi doub
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Sep 20, 2012 4:30am EDT
move into the detroit area around 9:00, 10:00. we could end up with a couple inches of rain. not a whole lot. across florida we will see another inch or two of rainfall. that's a look at the weather across the country. now here's a peek out your window. >>> washington, dc, 76 degrees. we'll stay in the 70s down through indianapolis. georgia, around 79 degrees today. we're looking for a beautiful day in nashville, tennessee, with highs topping out ashtd 80. that's your latest weather. >> not too bad out there. >> pretty nice. >> thanks. housing sparks, oil sinks, and mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the richest of them all? your early morning business headlines straight ahead. >>> plus, sound familiar? late nightclubing, driving, then an arrest. lindsay lohan's latest legal run in this time in new york city. you coming up, pen net races, history chases, and a fond farewell for one american coach. you're watching "early today." >> announcer: "early today" is brought to you by advil. make the switch to advil now. >>> very good morning to you. welcome back to "early today." i'm veron
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Sep 28, 2012 4:00am PDT
. chicago's loss is detroit's gain. the tigers are up two games in the central. jumped to a 4-0 lead against the royals. doug fister struck out a nine straight. tigers held on to win it 5-4. >>> finally the mets r.a. dickey picked up his 20th win of the year. travis schneider scaled the fence like spiderman and made the grab. that's not only the catch of the day, that is the catch of the year. that's your early look at sports on "early today." have a great weekend. i'm fred roggin. >>> a reality star defended the nail polish that costs more than some homes. your early morning entertainment headlines are straight ahead. >>> we'll show you an incredible response high school students came up with to stop bullying. you're watching "early today." >>> welcome back to "early today." as we look towards the beginning of next week, heads up to everybody in southern california. l.a. could be into the 100s with record heat. fire danger very high with very low humidity. that will be the story next week. this week everything looks fine. warm in vegas and veen nicks. okay in the northwest. as we go through
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Sep 24, 2012 4:00am PDT
stunners and one nascar driver who called his win. plus, a detroit hail mary grab that pushes the lions and titans into overtime. your early morning sports headlines are still ahead. >> did veronica call me a fruit loop? i missed that. your forecast will warm up. that's coming up. you're watching "early today." have you heard of the new dialing procedure for the 408 and 669 area codes? no, what is it? starting october 20, 2012, if you have a 408 or 669 number, you'll need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number for all calls. o.k., but what if i have an 408 number and i'm calling a 408 number? you'll still need to dial 1 plus the area code plus the phone number. so when in doubt, dial it out! >>> good morning to you. if you're just waking up, this is "early today." in sports, overtime, upsets, and a shaky call shaped week three of the nfl season. here's nbc's fred roggin with an early look at all your sports headlines. >> good morning. busy sunday in the world of sports. let's get right to it. in tennessee, the titans up 14, less than a minute to play. the lions scored,
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Sep 21, 2012 4:00am EDT
. they battered detroit pitchers in a 12-4 win. oakland is now 4 1/2 games in the race for the last post-season spot in the al. in football the new york giants got a lot of help from some super subs. andre brown with a big night for big blue. he runs for 113 yards and two touchdowns, while back up wide receiver added 123 yards. giants crushed carolina 36-7. when we return, high concept art. an apartment built 70 feet in the air all to discover christopher columbus. [ female announcer ] we invited women to see the not so pretty truth about their body washes. i wouldn't change. [ female announcer ] this test paper was designed to react like your skin. if other body washes can strip this paper, imagine how harsh they can be to your skin. oh my gosh. [ female announcer ] new dove is different. its new breakthrough formula changes everything with the blend of gentle cleansers and nourishing nutrium moisture. so what do you think now? definitely switching to dove. [ female announcer ] this is new. this is different. this is care. >>> here's a look at today's forecast in some cities around the
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Sep 28, 2012 4:30am EDT
have dropped eight of nine. >>> chicago's loss is detroit's gain. jumped out to a 4-0 lead. tigers held on to win it 5-4. >>> finally the mets r.a. dickey picked up his 20th win of the year. everyone is talking about travis snyder. a shot deep to right. he scaled the fence like spider-man and made the grab. cool, calm, collected. snyder hauled it in. that's not only the catch of the day, that is the catch of the year. that's your early look at sports on "early today." have a great weekend. i'm fred roggin. >>> a reality star defends the nail polish that costs more than some home. your early morning entertainment headlines are straight ahead. >>> plus, we'll show you the incredible response some high school students came up with to stop bullying. you're watching "early today." >>> welcome back to "early today." time for your weekend forecast. the thing you need to know for today, this morning, heavy rain moving up through new england especially the first half of the day. later we'll have a rain event developing in texas. it will move across the state. it will take two days. good cha
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Sep 12, 2012 4:00am PDT
his 36th homer of the year. detroit won it 5-3. they trail chicago by two games. >>> special night in new york as they remembered 9/11. the mets wore first responder nypd hats during batting practice. this game belonged to the team in red, white and blue. the nationals tyler moore with a go-ahead home run in the seventh. nats have won eight of their last ten after a 5-3 victory. >>> if you build it, they will come, at least that's what seattle is hoping. they agreed on a plan to build a new arena to house an nba and nhl team. of course, seattle once had the supersonics and we all know how that turned out. >>> soccer, head coach jurgen klinsmann guaranteed a win and team usa delivered. in a game that could make or break their world cup hopes, they beat jamaica 1-0. the americans got a big lift from hercules in the 55th minute. hercules gomez scored the only goal of the match in a free kick. usa wins. next world cup qualifier october 12th. >>> finally, the bakersfield condors have come down with a serious case of bieber fever. the minor league hockey team offered the pop star a one-year
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Sep 6, 2012 4:00am PDT
corruption trial against former detroit mayor kwame kilpatrick. kilpatrick and three others, including his father, are charged with extortion, fraud, threats, bribery, and obstruction of justice. if convicted, the four defendants face 20 years in prison. >>> in los angeles country music crooner vince gill will be honored with a star on the hollywood walk of fame. gill's star will be placed next to his wife, singer amy grant. >>> happy birthday to actress and "saturday night live" alum jane curtin who turns 65 today. >>> all day long you can stay on top of the very latest developments in those stories and more as they break on msnbc. and tonight be sure to watch brian williams with "nbc nightly news." >>> and, finally, here's a look at what's coming up later this morning on the "today" show. in a "today" exclusive, president obama's sister and the first lady's brother give an inside look at the obama family, and actress eva longoria previews the speech she is scheduled to give at tonight's democratic national convention. >>> and now keep it on this channel for continuing local news, wea
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